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Gregory M Fahy, Bijan S Khirabadi: Method for preserving organs for transplantation by vitrification. The American National Red Cross, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox, June 8, 1993: US05217860 (171 worldwide citation)

A computer-controlled apparatus and method for perfusing a biological organ, such as a heart, kidney, liver, etc. The apparatus comprises a plurality of fluid reservoirs and an organ container for holding the biological organ. A first fluid flow path is defined as a loop from the plurality of reserv ...


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Bijan S Khirabadi, Ying C Song, Kelvin G M Brockbank: Method of cryopreservation of tissues by vitrification. Organ Recovery Systems, Oliff & Berridge, May 25, 2004: US06740484 (34 worldwide citation)

A method for vitrification of a tissue or organ includes immersing the tissue or organ in increasing concentrations of cryoprotectant solution at a temperature greater than −15° C. to a cryoprotectant concentration sufficient for vitrification; cooling the tissue or organ at an average rate of from ...


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Bijan S Khirabadi, Ying C Song, Kelvin G M Brockbank: Method of cryopreservation of blood vessels by vitrification. Organ Recovery Systems, Oliff & Berridge, February 27, 2001: US06194137 (22 worldwide citation)

A method for vitrification of a blood vessel includes immersing the blood vessel in increasing concentrations of cryoprotectant solution at a temperature greater than −15° C. to a cryoprotectant concentration sufficient for vitrification; cooling the blood vessel at an average rate of from 30-60° C. ...


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Bijan S Khirabadi, Ying C Song, Kelvin G M Brockbank: Method of cryopreservation of tissues by vitrification. Organ Recovery Systems, Oliff & Berridge, January 2, 2007: US07157222 (16 worldwide citation)

A method for vitrification of a tissue or organ includes immersing the tissue or organ in increasing concentrations of cryoprotectant solution at a temperature greater than −15° C. to a cryoprotectant concentration sufficient for vitrification; cooling the tissue or organ at an average rate of from ...


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Kelvin GM Brockbank, Michael J Taylor, Bijan S Khirabadi, Ying C Song: Ice-controlling molecules and uses thereof. Oliff & Berridge, September 25, 2003: US20030180704-A1

Preferred ice-controlling materials have been found to include 1,2-cyclohexanediol, 1,3-cyclohexanedione, 1,4-cyclohexanedione, 1,2-cyclohexandione, 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol, a mixture of 1,4-cyclohexanediol with one or more of 1,3,5-cyclohexanetriol, 1,3-cyclohexanediol, 1,2-cyclohexanediol, 1,3-c ...


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Bijan S Khirabadi, Ying C Song, Kelvin GM Brockbank: Method of cryopreservation of tissues by vitrification. Organ Recovery Systems, Oliff & Berridge, May 12, 2005: US20050100876-A1

A method for vitrification of a tissue or organ includes immersing the tissue or organ in increasing concentrations of cryoprotectant solution at a temperature greater than −15° C. to a cryoprotectant concentration sufficient for vitrification; cooling the tissue or organ at an average rate of from ...